Lori Henderson, Program Co-ordinator with Strong Start, receives a donation from 100 Women Who Care Co-Chairs, Shaelyn Osbourne and Kristine Cameron and nominator Mieke Schroeder.

100 Women Who Care Brantford is a group of women who are committed to community service and the support of local charitable organizations.This quarter, they have chosen to “make a difference in the life of a child” through their $10,200.00 gift to Strong Start to reading. The Strong Start Letters, Sounds and Words program is an early literacy program delivered by trained community Volunteer Coaches to provide young learners with a literacy boost to learn and practice key reading skills. For more information regarding these organizations, please visit www.100womenbrantford.com and www.strongstart.ca.